Fasteners and Class C Component Supply

Falcon supplies fasteners and inventory management services to manufacturers in North and South Carolina, Kentucky, and the surrounding areas.

Charlotte Office

10715 John Price Road
Charlotte, NC 28273

Phone: 800.438.0332

Mobile: 704.588.4740

Mailing Address

P.O. Box 7429 | Charlotte, NC 28241-7429

Phone: 704.588.4740

Fax: 704.588.5753

Kentucky Office

11536 Commonwealth Drive
Louisville, KY 40299

Phone: 502.266.6292

Fax: 502.526.5567

28 Jun 2016

Better B2B Communication Key to Efficient Supply Chain Management

By | 2017-03-21T12:00:17+00:00 June 28th, 2016|Categories: Supply Chain|Comments Off on Better B2B Communication Key to Efficient Supply Chain Management

Without proper supply chain management strategies in place, any other efforts to enhance production efficiency and product quality will be significantly hampered.

29 Jan 2016

3 ways OEMs can apply the Pareto Principle for leaner operations

By | 2017-03-21T12:00:17+00:00 January 29th, 2016|Categories: Lean Manufacturing|Comments Off on 3 ways OEMs can apply the Pareto Principle for leaner operations

Let's look at a few examples of how the Pareto Principle could be applied to OEM operations.

27 Jan 2016

Breaking Free from the Low-Cost Mindset in Parts Procurement

By | 2017-03-21T12:00:17+00:00 January 27th, 2016|Categories: Lean Manufacturing, VMI|Comments Off on Breaking Free from the Low-Cost Mindset in Parts Procurement

Here's why OEMs in search of more effective procurement should stop thinking with their wallets and start considering the long-term benefits to on-site functionality.

5 Jan 2016

Time for an upgrade: Robots, kaizen and OEM self-improvement

By | 2017-03-21T12:00:17+00:00 January 5th, 2016|Categories: Inventory Management, Lean Manufacturing, VMI|Comments Off on Time for an upgrade: Robots, kaizen and OEM self-improvement

Finding new ways to handle the parts procurement process and manage inventories could potentially lay the groundwork for manufacturing operations that constantly self-improve.

15 Dec 2015

How OEMs can resolve their issues with Class C Components before New Year’s with VMI programs

By | 2017-03-21T12:00:18+00:00 December 15th, 2015|Categories: Inventory Management, Lean Manufacturing, VMI|Comments Off on How OEMs can resolve their issues with Class C Components before New Year’s with VMI programs

As the clock counts down to 2016, OEMs should celebrate the value VMI programs can bring to Class C Component procurement.

15 Oct 2015

What to Consider When Purchasing Supply Chain Management Software

By | 2017-03-21T12:00:18+00:00 October 15th, 2015|Categories: Supply Chain|Comments Off on What to Consider When Purchasing Supply Chain Management Software

When original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) leverage the right supply chain management software, they can reap a slew of benefits. But choosing the perfect system can sometimes seem a monumental task.

8 Oct 2015

5 Supply Inefficiencies Costing You a Fortune: The VMI Solution [Video]

By | 2017-03-21T12:00:18+00:00 October 8th, 2015|Categories: Reducing Lead Times, VMI|Comments Off on 5 Supply Inefficiencies Costing You a Fortune: The VMI Solution [Video]

Now, let's look at a viable option to cut back on those inefficiencies.

8 Sep 2015

5 Supply Inefficiencies Costing You a Fortune: Inefficiency No. 5 Error-Related Costs [Video]

By | 2017-03-21T12:00:18+00:00 September 8th, 2015|Categories: Inventory Management, Lean Learning, Lean Practices, Supply Chain, VMI|Comments Off on 5 Supply Inefficiencies Costing You a Fortune: Inefficiency No. 5 Error-Related Costs [Video]

In this episode of our supply inefficiency series, we want to talk about the costs associated with errors.

2 Sep 2015

5 Supply Inefficiencies Costing You a Fortune: Inefficiency No. 4 Freight [Video]

By | 2017-03-21T12:00:18+00:00 September 2nd, 2015|Categories: Inventory Management, Lean Learning, Lean Manufacturing, Supply Chain, VMI|Comments Off on 5 Supply Inefficiencies Costing You a Fortune: Inefficiency No. 4 Freight [Video]

Today, we're going to discuss the many ways freight costs can add up.